Total Solar Eclipse 2017: 10 Tips to Enjoy Totality

Click here to see our interactive graphics and video Total solar eclipses are rare but not in the way you might think. Over the next seven years, there are six total solar eclipses. However, because over 70 percent of our planet is covered in water, the bulk of these eclipses happen over water or lower population…

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Is your state a travel doer or dreamer?

Click here to view the interactive graphics and here to view the data tables. Do you wish you could go somewhere different this year, somewhere you’ve never been before? Believe it or not, the U.S. has some incredible vacation spots that attract an incredible number of visitors each year. In 2016, for example, direct spending by resident and…

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6 Facts About Honda’s Self-Driving Cars

It should come as no surprise that the world’s largest engine manufacturer could change driving as we know it. Maybe we all just assumed Honda was too busy making engines for everything from weed whackers to speed boats all over the world — we’re talking well over 20 million engines annually. Turns out, they can…

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Most Dangerous States for Drunk Driving (early 2017)

View rankings table here. Drinking a few beers each week may be considered a social norm, but it’s important not to get too carried away. After all, drunk driving is a growing concern for the vast majority of the United States and for good reason! The possible consequences are grave for all people involved — the guilty…

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Top 10 Deadliest Vehicles in History

Since the mid-1900s, automobiles have been one of the fastest growing commodities in our nation. With over 263 million registered vehicles in the U.S. in 2015, it’s common for all family members, ages sixteen and up, to each have their own car. These days, vehicles aren’t only used to get somewhere. They are used for…

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11 Auto Insurance Myths Debunked

Although their purpose is to insure your safety, sanity, and financial security when things go wrong on the road, do you ever have the feeling your car insurance company is working against you, not for you? Unfortunately, many of us feel that way because of the seemingly endless reasons insurance companies increase costs and blindside…

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Most Dangerous States for Drunk Driving (2017 Study)

View rankings table here and interactive map here. Downing a few drinks may sound like an appealing way to kick back and relax, but drunk driving can have fatal repercussions. In 2013, 28.7 million people admitted to driving under the influence of alcohol; that’s more than the population of Texas! Every two minutes, a person…

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Most Dangerous States for Drunk Driving – 2016

View rankings table here and interactive map here and more interactive charts here Have you ever found yourself on the road late at night, just wondering how many drunk drivers might be out on the road with you? Drunk driving is an expensive problem. But it’s not just about the money. We’ll never be able to…

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10 Facts You Should Know about Traffic Cameras

No matter how much controversy they cause, no matter how many court cases are filed against them, cameras on our public roadways are not just unavoidable, they’re rapidly growing in numbers. The data shows traffic cameras decrease accidents and save lives, all while making AND saving money, so it’s clear these robo-cops will always win….

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Traumatic Brain Injury’s Most Likely Victims

Being involved in a car accident can be one of the scariest things in your life. In an instant, your world spins out of control . . . screeching brakes, broken glass, terrifying screams. Your brain can barely process everything going on. Adrenaline sets in, and you may not even know you have a piece of…

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